Oct Wednesday 16th October 2019
After in-depth discussion, a press release has been issued from the British Hallmarking Council on behalf of UK Assay Offices, detailing the potential effects on hallmarking post-Brexit.
Oct Tuesday 15th October 2019
A celebration of community with local people at its heart, this month witnessed the launch of the first-ever Community Champions Awards 2019.
Oct Thursday 10th October 2019
Chemistry graduate, Sophie Langley, and qualified Silversmith, Colette Bishop, were recently elected from staff to join the 30 strong body of Guardians here at Sheffield.
Oct Thursday 3rd October 2019
Early civilisations discovered the benefits of silver, and babies fed with silver spoons were considered healthier. Discover more fascinating facts about silver.
Oct Tuesday 1st October 2019
Sheffield Assay Office scores top marks in the International Association of Assay Offices Round Robin tests.
Sep Thursday 26th September 2019
The Dealer’s Notice, which must be displayed by all dealers supplying precious metal jewellery, is being updated to add two new marks, in a version that will be compulsory from 1 May 2020. Read on to find out more...
Sep Wednesday 18th September 2019
OUT NOW! A bumper edition of Discover, our monthly newsletter giving a roundup of all the latest news and information in Hallmarking and Analytical Services.
Sep Monday 16th September 2019
With laser hallmarks accounting for up to a third of all hallmarking at Sheffield Assay Office, we explain exactly what the laser hallmarking process entails.